Medway Elects
Strood South

7 May 2015

Results

The following results were declared by the returning officer:

Candidate Party Votes %
  Brown-Reckless CatrionaCatriona Brown-Reckless Ukip 2,527 14.5%
  Avey John Fernley NicholasJohn Fernley Nicholas Avey * Conservative 2,289 13.1%
  Joy Mark PaulMark Paul Joy Ukip 2,203 12.6%
  Iles JosieJosie Iles * Conservative 2,085 12.0%
  Thorne RichardRichard Thorne Ukip 1,898 10.9%
  Ogunfemi HaroldHarold Ogunfemi Conservative 1,734 9.9%
  Heathfield RobRob Heathfield Labour 1,583 9.1%
  Igwe Ikechukwu IsaacIkechukwu Isaac Igwe * Labour 1,576 9.0%
  Mahill Harinder SinghHarinder Singh Mahill Labour 1,411 8.1%
  Price Alec DavidAlec David Price TUSC 141 0.8%
Turnout 59.4%
  Ukip gain from Conservative
  Ukip gain from Labour
  Conservative hold

* Denotes a councillor standing for re-election

To order the candidates by name, party or number of votes received, click on the appropriate column heading.

Rejected Ballots

The number of votes rejected and not counted at this election was:

Want of official mark 0
Voting for more than the permitted number of candidates 12
Writing or marks by which the voter could be identified 0
Unmarked or voided for uncertainty 179
Total 191

Vote Share

Vote Change

Swing

Vote share for the ward is calculated using the "top vote" method, i.e. using only the candidate from each party with the highest number of votes.

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